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Funchal vs Petrolina Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Funchal, Madeira and Petrolina, Brazil is approximately 5,299 km or 3,293 mi.
  • To reach Funchal in this distance one would set out from Petrolina bearing 27.1° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Funchal bearing 32.3° or NNE .
  • Funchal has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa) whereas Petrolina has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh).
  • The average temperature is 7.6 °C (13.7°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 2.7 °C (4.9°F) more in Funchal. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 32.2 mm (1.3 in) more which is equivalent to 32.2 l/m² (0.79 US gal/ft²) or 322,000 l/ha (34,424 US gal/ac) more. About 1 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 15.7° lower in Funchal than in Petrolina.
  • Relative humidity levels are 12.6% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 4°C (7.2°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Funchal relative to Petrolina. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Petrolina vs Funchal.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -11 (-19) -11 (-20) -10 (-19) -9 (-17) -8 (-14) -5 (-9) -4 (-6) -3 (-5) -4 (-7) -7 (-12) -9 (-17) -10 (-18) -8 (-14)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +31 (+1) -3 (0) -84 (-3) -43 (-2) -10 (0) +2 (+0) -11 (0) -1 (0) +31 (+1) +54 (+2) +51 (+2) +16 (+1) +32 (+1)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 22' -1h 28' -0h 16' +1h 01' +2h 06' +2h 38' +2h 24' +1h 28' +0h 14' -1h 03' -2h 07' -2h 38'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -41.7 -39.7 -22.4 +0.6 +17.2 +23.6 +17.5 +0.8 -22 -39.5 -41.6 -41.9   -15.7
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +13 +7 +1 -2 +6 +12 +13 +19 +23 +23 +20 +16   +12.6
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -7.1 (-13) -9 (-16) -9.6 (-17) -9.3 (-17) -5.9 (-11) -2.1 (-4) -0.3 (-1) +2.4 (+4) +2.5 (+5) -0.4 (-1) -3.6 (-6) -5.6 (-10) -4 (-7)

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